Richard Ashley Hamilton

Richard Ashley Hamilton is best known for his storytelling across DreamWorks Animation’s How To Train Your Dragon franchise, having written for the Emmy-nominated Dragons: Race to the Edge on Netflix and the official Dragons Expanded Universe bible. Currently, Richard coauthors a series of in-canon Dragons graphic novels with director Dean DeBlois that tells the story between the second and third films. An optioned feature film screenwriter and a graduate of the University of Miami and the American Film Institute, Richard is also the creator of Lionel Trains’ Rail Racers animated series. In his heart, Richard remains a lifelong comic book fan and has written and developed numerous titles, including Trollhunters (with Marc Guggenheim) for Dark Horse Comics and his original series Scoop for Insight Editions. Richard lives in Silver Lake, California, with his wife and their two sons.

Books by this Author

Welcome to the Darklands
The Adventure Begins